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... Its been a few years since I've been on Healthboards, so I wanted to give everyone an update. I'm sorry I haven't done this sooner. ... (12 replies)
... I don't post on here as frequently as I used to. A lot of what I have experienced is represented in my past posts, but I do find your discussions very interesting. ... (12 replies)
... why do you call it "informal"? ... (11 replies)

... You're not alone. ... (21 replies)
... but from someone who suffers with a total decrease in vertical dimension I know it definitely does affect the swallowing function and tongue movement. ... (1 replies)
... I saw an oral surgeon and have a repositioning splint on my lower teeth. it's kind of like a retainer, but there is a layer of plastic that keeps your upper and lower teeth from touching. ... (10 replies)
... hours to get there, had to take boys and my husband. It was a lot, and I have to travel there for checkups every 2 weeks, and if pain is worse get these asap. ... (8 replies)
... glad i could provide a little info that you found helpful. i know what you mean by the "grinding" and where you feel the pain. ... (7 replies)
... I know you have had massage therapy and trigger point, but you might need something different in physical therapy. I was fitted with a splint that moved my lower jaw forward into a new bite. This was done so that there was the optimal 3mm of joint space. ... (9 replies)
... I know what you mean about the surgery option. ... (3 replies)
TMJ - what to do?
Mar 28, 2003
... First of all a big thank you to the people who responded to my TMJ and ears topic, this info has been invaluable. ... (0 replies)
... it didn't help. That's when I had my TMJ MRI too. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your response x12000. The orofacial specialist that I saw here in Jacksonville was Dr. Margaret Dennis. ... (13 replies)
Botox for TMJ?
May 22, 2014
... I have actually just gone through the botox treatments. I do have to let you know that even though it is for tmj your insurance may fight for not wanting to pay for the treatments. ... (7 replies)
... Which one do you use? ... (19 replies)
... i know you're against splint therapy and for good reason it sounds like, but how is your bite? ... (23 replies)
... ent with a Rolfer yesterday. I am finding that this in combination with the PT has been really helping my neck. I am still on the fence about having the Rolfer work on my jaw. But my PT is also doing jaw work, and I worry about having two people work on that area. ... (23 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. I will try and get a second opinion, although I'm worried that another dentist may not want to interfere with someone else's work. Hopefully I will find someone. ... (3 replies)
Braces for tmj?
Dec 7, 2012
... I'm in braces right now for TMJD. It is part of Phase II of my orthodontic treatment. ... (1 replies)
Braces for TMJ?
Jul 8, 2012
... I have been going to a TMJ specialist at the Univeristy of TN in Memphis. My TMJ started about 20 yrs ago after I got my first braces off...the popping and clicking. My ortho then sent me right to an oral surgeon who did two surgeries... ... (8 replies)


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